Quality plum variety with huge fruits. Plum pox virus (PPV) resistant, resistant to monilia, rust and other fungal and bacterial diseases of wood and bark. Particularly interesting for organic fruit growing and hobby gardeners.
Crossing: Cacak Fruitful x Valor, breeder Dr. Hartmann, University of Hohenheim, 2005
Vigour: moderate, loose structure with flat, very favorable branches, therefore easy to train
Blossom: early, partially self-fertile
Fruits: very large, 60 - 80 g, oblong, dark blue with heavy wax coating
Pulp: juicy, firm, yellow, golden yellow when fully ripe, freestone
Taste: excellent, with a balanced sugar-acid ratio. The sugar content is 21.0° Brix and more.
Harvest season: mid-September
Yield: high, stable and regular, early onset
Special notes: good health predestines the variety as promising both for professional commercial cultivation and for organic gardeners
|Details and Specifications|
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|Rootstock Characteristics and Description:||St. Julien A - semi-dwarf rootstock for cold areas with fluctuating spring temperatures due to inconsistent spring weather conditions. Plum trees grown on St. Julien rootstocks tend to come into bearing after 3-4 years. They can be used to produce free-standing trees (with no staking required once established).|